Presenter – Martin Hosken
- VMware Cloud Provider Vision and Strategy
- Managed Service Provider and VMware Cloud on AWS
- VMware Cloud on AWS technical deep-dive
- How can MSP consume this model
This is a migration post with a slight change of viewpoint. I’m not going to write about how to migrate a vSphere environment from the infrastructure perspective, there is lots of very good content that covers how to migrate to vSphere 6.5.
This is the first post in a series that I’m going to write about migrations from the point of view of the most important assets, the virtual machines themselves.Read More »Migrations
vSphere Banking and Digital Transformation
VMware have been presenting at Money 20/20 this past week, where they made a few announcements.
A VMware commissioned survey of banking professionals, exploring how technology will shape the future of the banking industry, led to the following results;
“The banking sector is laying the foundation for the digitization of their businesses and anticipate emerging technologies – from IoT to biometric authentications and blockchain – to make a substantial impact on the industry within five years”Read More »vSphere Banking and Digital Transformation
It’s widely acknowledged that to understand the present, and to try and predict the future you must know and understand the past.
The current data centre landscape is a complex place. Virtualisation of compute resources with VMware has been the de facto standard for over a decade. The move to software defined infrastructure has been gathering momentum and VMware’s vision for the software defined data centre (SDDC) looks set to augment vSphere offerings and continue to dominate the private data centre landscape.
So how did we get here? How did we go from that initial wow factor that came from first experiencing VMotion to the VMware SDDC? I think it all comes down to one building block.Read More »Software Defined – How did we get here?
Cloud computing has fundamentally changed the way that organisations can do business. Bringing benefits, that were previously reserved for those that could spend the cash to build capabilities and capacity, to anybody with a credit card.
Digital disruption means that to remain competitive organisations, increasingly have little choice but to utilise cloud technologies.
Migration to the cloud should be about adding scale, being efficient, enabling innovation and providing great value. It should not result in head scratching and introduced problems! Before pulling the trigger on cloud projects, pause to make sure that you are not about to make an easily avoidable mistake.Read More »Cloud Strategy Mistakes to Avoid